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Harvey Watson (Propeller), fire, 31 Aug 1896


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Holland, Aug. 30 - The stmr. HARVEY WATSON, owned by the Macatawa Park Association, which has been engaged all summer as a ferry between the resorts, was burned to the waters edge at 5:00 this morning. She was lying at Bradshaw' dock at the time. If the machinery has escaped serious injury the loss is estimated at $2,000, with small insurance.
      Detroit Tribune
      August 31, 1896

The steamer HARVEY WATSON burned to the water's edge at Holland on Sunday.
      Port Huron Daily Times
      Monday, August 31, 1896
     


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Notes:
Reason: fire
Lives: nil
Hull damage: $2,000
Remarks: Repaired
Date of Original:
1896
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Local identifier:
McN.W.15012
Language of Item:
English
Geographic Coverage:
  • Michigan, United States
    Latitude: 42.78752 Longitude: -86.10893
Donor:
William R. McNeil
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Harvey Watson (Propeller), fire, 31 Aug 1896